Nasty, Brutish & Short: Puppet Quarantine 5

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Event Description

Join Rough House and Links Hall for a livestream puppet spectacular as they present some of the freshest new works of puppetry from Chicago and the US.

It’s FREE to watch. Any donation you make (suggested: $10-$15) goes to the artist and to fostering new works of puppetry in Chicago. Get your “tickets” ahead of time to support the cabaret, or donate during the stream!

Click HERE for access on Youtube:

Lineup for Puppet Quarantine 5 include:
Jaerin Son (Chicago) + Jimmy Lee
Hereaclitus Vernon (Evanston)
Kevin Michael Wesson (Chicago) + Anthony Santaniello, Rachel Poe
Aja Singletary (Chicago)
Will Bishop & Grace Needlman (Chicago)
Jabberwocky Marionettes (Chicago)
Fugzy & Friends (Glassboro, NJ)
Twisted Heart Puppetworks (California)
Kimberly Cotter-Lemus (Providence, RI) + Muireann Lemus, Wilfredo Lemus
Amanda Card (Nashville, TN / Yonkers, NY)

Recommended for adult(ish) audiences.

Curated by Maddy Low & Myra Su
Hosted by the Noah Ginex Puppet Co.
Presented by Rough House and Links Hall

This event is supported in part by the H. B. Henson Fund

About Nasty, Brutish & Short: This late night, adult-only cabaret is packed with contemporary short-form puppet and object based theater. Providing a low-risk environment for artists to perform new and experimental work, this puppet slam fosters an artistic exchange between puppet artists of different generations and mediums.

Pictured: Promo photo of "And On And On" by Justin D'acci

Running Time
90 minutes


Links Hall

3111 N. Western Ave. at Constellation
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 281-0824